It's Up to You, Abe Lincoln

History gets hilarious in this interactive Abraham Lincoln biography that will have readers laughing while they learn. Perfect for readers of Nathan Hale's Hazardous Tales.

Abraham Lincoln was one of the greatest presidents of all time. But what did it take to rise from frontier poverty? To lead his country through the Civil War? To alter the course of history forever?

Father-daughter team Tom and Leila Hirschfeld's tongue-in-cheek biography explores ten crucial decisions in one amazing life. With over one hundred pieces of archival and original art, fun facts, sidebars, historical trivia, and more, this book follows Abe's footsteps through the close calls that defined his leadership and shaped America as we know it today.


"Be a best friend and give this book to someone who has not read it." --Kirkus Reviews, starred review
Hardcover, 304 pages
Published on December 4, 2018 by Crown Books for Young Readers
ISBN-10: 0553509535
ISBN-13: 9780553509533
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  • Cheese 1Wednesday, December 11, 2019 at 12:03 pm
    I love this book
    • Storygirl2019Monday, August 26, 2019 at 8:15 am
      This is a great book or.. maybe a comic! Her brother name John and your girlfriend name sammy! The greatest comic I ever seen! Never sammy wants her friends called raina, raina is a girl that helped her girl friend out. John gets very strong, now the little sammy help raina out, and John gets out. Raina meets animals! Sammy meets birds! John scared bears and chase them! And this is the best comic ever I seen in the shop! Now your comic is my book! I read 20 times and her comic is beautiful! Thanks for reading my comic!
      • HgyuhTuesday, July 30, 2019 at 12:55 am
        Looks good